X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Alumni Behind the Scenes: X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Academy of Art University beams with pride as alumni from various schools helped work behind the scenes to bring the Dark Phoenix to light. X-Men fans could not contain their excitement upon…

Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Alumni Behind the Scenes: Godzilla: King of the Monsters

There's a reason why you should let sleeping monsters lie. In the case of Godzilla: King of the Monsters, however, there is a very pressing and apparent need to get the King back on the road.…

Alumni Behind the Scenes - Aladdin

Alumni Behind the Scenes: Aladdin

Today is the day! Genie is out of the lamp once more, this time as a live-action character , and accompanied by Agrabah's very own Bonnie & Clyde tandem, Aladdin and Jasmine. Walt Disney's…

Academy of Art Alumni in Detective Pikachu

Alumni Behind the Scenes: Detective Pikachu

In this Alumni Behind the Scenes series, we give recognition to the hard work that our Academy of Art graduates have done to contribute to the film industry. For this first roll-out, we feature…

Wenying Liu exhibit poster

RSVP: Wenying Liu’s Into Art: A Photographic Deconstruction on Exhibit

Event: Wenying Liu – Into Art: A Photographic DeconstructionOpening Reception: May 10, 2019, Friday Time: 4:30-7:30PMVenue: 79 New Montgomery

Marvel superhero headshots from left to right: Captain America, Hawkeye, Black Widow, Thor, Hulk, Tony Stark

Meet One of the Masterminds Behind Avengers: Endgame

There is one lesson in life that we have to learn: how to say goodbye. And this includes saying goodbye to our favorite characters as Avengers: Endgame hits theaters on Friday, April 26th.

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Mid-Sem Hump Day: You Got This! Inspired Tips From Academy Alumni

We all need reminders. This short blog and video is to remind you to hang in there. You got this! There’s a reason you chose the path that you did and it’s your job now to stay on track in order…

On Exhibit: A Veteran’s Journey From a Life in War to Art

From Iran to Thailand to the United States. For others, this may seem like an itinerary for an epic adventure. For Russel Fadavi, this was an itinerary for survival.

Art School Pride: Academy of Art Alumni at the 2019 Oscars *UPDATE*

The golden statues have all been given out, and we're proud to report that three of the films in our nominations list below actually got to bring home (at least) one each! Congratulations again to…

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Alumni Tips for a Career in Multimedia Communications

Multimedia communications provides exciting career opportunities to those with the ability to grab the attention of potential employers and make a great impression. As exemplified by two of Academy…